To begin I never had any issues with RLS until I started taking antidepressants. First one was Lexapro 10mg, second was Celexa 20mg. Immediately after my first dose of Lexapro I noticed the RLS. Some nights were worse than others. One time the RLS kept me awake for FOUR days. On this fourth day I was basically a walking zombie. At this point it took everything I had to stay awake, I was at work barely. I called my doctor and he put me on Celexa. I've noticed no change in my sleep. I'll go days without sleep because my legs won't stop twitching long enough for me to fall asleep. This is killing me and I can't handle it for much longer. I'm wanting to try home remedies before I visit a doctor. I've put a heating pad on my legs, muscle cream, a bar of soap under the bed sheets, hot baths, walking..nothing helps. Tonight I will try taking a magnesium and calcium tablet, its supposed to relax my muscles and help me sleep. I just need advice on how others are controlling their RLS because I can't go without sleep for much longer. Last night I slept 2 hours and none the night before. Help please!!
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